Dusted off my Nikon D7000 for a kids Christmas at church a couple of weeks ago, must say I enjoyed the camera again been awhile since I felt that connection with the camera, but thats another story enjoy the set.
What great a way to start the year, I have been looking for an all purpose PHP library for some time now I finally found this one called EDEN-PHP from the guys at Openvate labs. Eden is a PHP Library maintained by Openovate Labs and is simply a set of reusable components, that works with any PHP frameworkReadOn
WordPress 3.5 is out and it’s great with the new media panel and all the fancy stuff, but its 3.4 theme customizer that is still the one to beat for me. Finally we can begin to see a some sort of standard as far as the theme options pages, wow that’s is a relief. ThatReadOn
The WordPress 3.5 guidelines were recently posted on make.wordpress.org for discussion and comments. I usually peruse them just to make sure nothing catches me off guard, this time I was confused, surprised and shocked by one of the new guidelines regarding custom-post-types and themes. New guideline under presentation-vs-functionality: Themes must not bundle custom post-content shortcodes Codex PresentationReadOn
After reading several debates on the use of WordPress Custom Post Types(CPT’s) in theme development as a plugin or as a functions.php file addition. I decide to post a brief example of how I handle CPT’s in my theme development workflow. For the record I consider myself a designer first so I am partial to the theme sideReadOn
If recent discussion across the web regarding WordPress and plugins are any indication of the future of the popular Blogging (CMS) platform, there is reason for concern. Advocates are arguing that plugins are the way to go, how much you install does not really matter and that theme developers should move all functionality to plugins.ReadOn
I just did not feel it was working! I’m not sure why, but it wasn’t working, the more I looked the more things I saw to change on the site and once i started I could not stop. To me it highlighted the fact that one of my biggest challenge has always been working myself and I don’t meanReadOn
I recently purchased an entry level light meter and was immediately impressed by how much easier it made exposure, it’s a must have for any serious photographer. Sekonic recently released a new light meter that just looks really amazing, check out the video promo for it.